Marjorie E. Racey, 79, Washington, passed away Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at Eastgate Manor in Washington.
Marjorie was born April 25, 1937, in Allendale, Ill., the daughter of Earl and Sarah Ellen (Wirth) Hulfachor.
She married Earl Lester Racey on July 26, 1957. She worked for Good Samaritan Hospital in surgery and also the New Willow Manor. She enjoyed quilting, knitting, puzzles, and looking at birds.
Marjorie is survived by her children, Bradley (Terri) Racey of Vincennes and Timothy (Kimberly) Racey of Washington; grandchildren, Brandon Racey, Makayla Wagler, Breanna Messel, and Kellie Norris; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Earl Lester on Dec. 29, 1987; daughter, Twila Racey; brother, Robert Hulfachor; and sister, Audrie Cunningham.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home Bicknell Chapel.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home with John Trotter officiating. She will be laid to rest at Edwardsport IOOF Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.fredrickandson.com.
Published on  January 9, 2017